Minute Book
2011 Special Session I
Senate of Virginia
WILLIAM T. BOLLING, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Friday, July 29, 2011
 

 

Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by Senator Charles J. Colgan, Sr., President Pro Tempore

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. Bruce A. Gray, Chaplain, Richmond Fire Department, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Miller, J.C. dispensed with reading of Journal (36‑Y 0‑N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 5072 (Election of Supreme Court of Virginia Justices, Court of Appeals of Virginia Judges, and Circuit Court Judges)

SJ 5040 - offered by Senator Deeds (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5041 - offered by Senator Petersen (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5042 - offered by Senator McEachin (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5043 - offered by Senator McEachin (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5044 - offered by Senator Stanley (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5045 - offered by Senator Wampler (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5046 - offered by Senator Reynolds (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5047 - offered by Senator Reynolds (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5048 - offered by Senator Herring (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5049 - offered by Senator McDougal (unanimous consent to introduce by voice)

SJ 5050 - offered by Senator Marsh (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5051 - offered by Senator Marsh (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SR 512, 513, 514 - offered by Senator Marsh

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 5002

Leaves of absence granted: Senators Stuart, Vogel, and Wagner

HJR 5072 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (35‑Y 0‑N), readings waived, engrossed, agreed to (36‑Y 0‑N), House informed

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 5072

SR 512 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (33‑Y 0‑N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

SR 513 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (31‑Y 0‑N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

SR 514 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (36‑Y 0‑N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 5072

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 5072

ELECTION OF SUPREME COURT OF VIRGINIA JUSTICES, COURT OF APPEALS OF VIRGINIA JUDGES, AND CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES

Supreme Court of Virginia Justices (36‑Y 0‑N), reconsidered (37-Y 0-N), agreed to (37-Y 0-N)

Elizabeth A. McClanahan

Cleo E. Powell

Court of Appeals of Virginia Judges (33‑Y 0‑N), reconsidered (34-Y 0-N), agreed to (34-Y 0-N)

Glen A. Huff

Stephen R. McCullough

Circuit Court Judges (37‑Y 0‑N)

Second Judicial Circuit: Glenn R. Croshaw

Second Judicial Circuit: W. Revell Lewis III

Ninth Judicial Circuit: Richard Y. Atlee, Jr.

Reading or report waived (37‑Y 0‑N)

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 12:00 p.m. to reconvene at 12:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 12:30 p.m.

CALENDAR

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

SJ 5041 - Agreed to block vote

SJ 5045 - Agreed to block vote

SJ 5048 - Agreed to block vote

SJ 5050 - Agreed to block vote

SJ 5051 - Agreed to block vote

SJ 5044 - out of block, Agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

SJ 5040 - Agreed to (voice vote)

SJ 5042 - Agreed to (voice vote)

SJ 5043 - Agreed to (voice vote)

SJ 5046 - Agreed to (voice vote)

SJ 5047 - Agreed to (voice vote)

SJ 5049 - Agreed to (voice vote) 

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10729): reading waived (34-Y 0-N) 

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint resolutions: HJ 5043,  5044, 5045, 5046, 5047, 5048, 5049, 5050, 5051, 5052, 5053, 5054, 5055, 5056, 5057, 5058. 5059, 5060, 5061, 5062, 5063, 5064, 5065, 5066, 5067, 5068, 5069, 5070, 5071

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following Senate joint resolution:  SJ 5039

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate recessed at 12:37 p.m. to reconvene at 1:00 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:00 p.m.

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

HJ 5043 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5044 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5045 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5046 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5047 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5048 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5049 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5050 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5066 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5067 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5068 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5069 - Agreed to block vote

HJ 5070 - Agreed to block vote

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

HJ 5051 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5052 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5053 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5054 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5055 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5056 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5057 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5058 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5059 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5060 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5061 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5062 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5063 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5064 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5065 - Agreed to (voice vote)

HJ 5071 - Agreed to (voice vote)

SJ 5052 - offered by Senator Locke

SJ 5053 - offered by Senator McDougal

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 5002

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20729)

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House Joint Resolutions: HJ 5073, 5074, 5075, 5076, 5077, 5078, 5079, 5080, 5081, 5082, 5083, 5084, 5085, 5086, 5087, 5088, 5089, 5090, 5091, 5092, 5093, 5094, 5095

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following Senate Joint Resolutions: SJ 5040, 5041, 5042, 5043, 5044, 5045, 5046, 5047, 5048, 5049, 5050, 5051

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 1:27 p.m. Pursuant to HJR 5002 (voice vote)

 

 

 

 

 

 


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